NYBG, C.V. Starr Virtual Herbarium (NYBG-Pacific)

The C.V. Starr Virtual Herbarium is the gateway to the digitized specimens of the William and Lynda Steere Herbarium. Currently, 2.5 million specimen records and 1.5 million images are available. The records presented in this collection are all from Oceania.

Contacts: Barbara Theirs, bthiers@nybg.org
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 30 March 2020
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: New York Botanical Garden
Access Rights: not-for-profit use only
New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard Bronx
Bronx, NY   10458-5126
United States
+1 (718) 817-8622
Collection Statistics
  • 17,077 specimen records
  • 4,963 (29%) georeferenced
  • 10,975 (64%) with images (13,337 total images)
  • 5,707 (33%) identified to species
  • 837 families
  • 1,085 genera
  • 1,972 species
  • 2,169 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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